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Because Respect Is More Than Holding Doors Open

Because Respect Is More Than Holding Doors Open

Respect is more than holding open the car door for you and pulling out your chair at restaurants. It’s more than walking up to your front stoop to pick you up for a date instead of honking his horn from the driveway. Respect is more than saying please and thank you, sir and ma’am. It’s more than practicing good manners at the dinner table and treating […]

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May 19th, 2017

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Six Trinis in WI squad for Afghanistan T20s; Pooran in WICB President’s XI for warm-up game

Six Trinis in WI squad for Afghanistan T20s; Pooran in WICB President’s XI for warm-up game

Six Trinbagonians have been selected in a 13-man West Indies squad for the upcoming Afghanistan T20 series. Joining them would be Montserrat’s Ronsford Beaton who has earned his maiden T20i call-up. West Indies 13-man squad: Carlos Brathwaite (Captain), Samuel Badree, Ronsford Beaton, Evin Lewis, Jason Mohammed, Sunil Narine, Kieron Pollard, Rovman Powell, Marlon Samuels, Lendl Simmons, Jerome Taylor, Chadwick Walton and Kesrick Williams. Meanwhile, a […]

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May 19th, 2017

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T&T urged to bring health system into 21st century

T&T urged to bring health system into 21st century

Imagine a local healthcare system where patient records are kept on an app on a tablet, instead of paper. That’s the 21st century and that’s where T&T should be, according to Founder of the Stroke and Diabetes Center, Dr. Gerard Antoine. Using a hypothetical patient, the T&T born medic noted that an electronic system of data keeping would save a lot of hassle. AUDIO: Antoine […]

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May 19th, 2017

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Healthcare officials asked to show public their confidence in system

Healthcare officials asked to show public their confidence in system

Healthcare officials have to show the public that they have confidence in the local system. That’s the view of St Augustine resident Nalini Singh as she spoke at the Health Ministry’s National Public consultation last evening. Admitting that the quality of healthcare needed improvement, she suggested a culture change with respect to public hospitals. AUDIO: Singh Culture Change 19 05 17 In response, Health Minister Terrence […]

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May 19th, 2017

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CAL changes flight times to facilitate emergency drill at Piarco Airport

CAL changes flight times to facilitate emergency drill at Piarco Airport

Persons flying into or out of the Piarco International Airport next Wednesday are asked to take note of a planned Emergency Drill. The full scale drill will last from 9am to 11am. The Police Service will be in charge of controlling and directing traffic and during this time, there will be NO ENTRY to the airport. As such, persons collecting passengers arriving within this time are […]

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May 19th, 2017

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Mediation education campaign to be rolled out across T&T

Mediation education campaign to be rolled out across T&T

Citizens are being educated about the importance of mediation. It is being done through a series of public education programmes being hosted by the Ministry of Community Development. The campaign ‘Talk it out Not fight it out’ aims to expose citizens to non-violent, legal and safe solutions to dealing with conflict in their daily lives. The first in the series was held in the Maracas/St […]

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May 19th, 2017

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Funeral for prominent policeman carded for weekend

Funeral for prominent policeman carded for weekend

The funeral service for the late acting Senior Superintendent Baldeo Nanan takes place on Sunday. He died at the San Fernando Hospital yesterday from a brain haemorrhage, at the age of 59. Acting Commissioner of Police Harold Phillip described Mr Nanan as a career policeman who committed his life to the service of the country. Mr Nanan was head of the Complaints Division and prior […]

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May 19th, 2017

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Suspect to appear in court after police find gun and ammo in car

Suspect to appear in court after police find gun and ammo in car

Police seized a gun and ammunition during an anti-crime exercise in Diego Martin yesterday. And, the 32 year old suspect held for it will appear in the Port of Spain Magistrates’ Court today. The items, a pistol and magazine loaded with 5 rounds of ammo, were found under the driver’s seat of a B13 vehicle. It was parked at the Julien Park home of the […]

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May 19th, 2017

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15 year old Chaguanas teen is found

15 year old Chaguanas teen is found

The Chaguanas teenager reported missing last week Monday has been found. Police confirmed this is a media release today but did not give any details about the whereabouts of Qenusa McQueen. It also thanked the public for its help in ensuring the 15 year old’s safe return.

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May 19th, 2017

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Valencia teen still missing

Valencia teen still missing

It’s been five days and 16 year old Tariq Mohammed remains missing. The teen, of Eastern Main Road, Valencia, was last seen around 11pm on Sunday and a missing person’s report was filed on Tuesday. Tariq is of East Indian descent, 6 feet tall, slim built, light brown in complexion with short black hair. He was last seen wearing a blue three quarter pants and […]

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May 19th, 2017

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